Shock and awe!

Shock and awe!

By Nancy Black My Find Friends app showed a blue dot where my youngest child was at that exact moment. The location? Medical City Fort Worth. What?! They were supposed to be on their way back from a Korean pop band concert at the convention center in Cowtown. Instead, they were at the hospital? I […]

Animals add to Halloween’s mystique

Animals add to Halloween’s mystique

By Dr. Beth Leermakers Animals have been an integral part of Halloween since the spooky holiday’s origins about 2000 years ago. Halloween, aka All Hallows’ Eve, was inspired by a pre-Christian Celtic festival for the dead called “Samhain.” According to Celtic legend, ghosts of the dead roamed the Earth on this day. People dressed in […]

Local ghost hauntings theme for new art show

Local ghost hauntings theme for new art show

Curious Garden presents “The Lady of the Lake,” a group show of artwork inspired by our very own ghost haunting White Rock Lake! Dating back to the 1930s, the lady of the lake has been sighted numerous times wandering the park around White Rock. The reception is on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 5-9 p.m. with […]

DART asks kids to draw destinations

DART asks kids to draw destinations

Young artist, it’s your time to shine. Kindergarten through 12th grade students who live in or near DART’s 13-city service area can now submit entries for the 2019 DART Student Art Contest capturing the theme: “My Next Stop Is ____.” Deadline for early entries is Nov. 30, and the final deadline is Jan. 25. The […]

Catamaran captures best view of lake

Catamaran captures best view of lake

COOL THURSDAYS CONCERT SERIES  A catamaran (pictured above) and its full deck of passengers anchored offshore of White Rock Lake just in time for the start of the Dallas Arboretum’s Cool Thursdays Concert Series featuring the tribute band, Absolute Queen. Since that perfectly picturesque evening more than one week ago, Dallas and the surrounding areas […]

The Rustic site for Voices of Change concert

The Rustic site for Voices of Change concert

By Roseanne Lewis Dallas CASA’s Young Professionals is hosting Voices for a Cause, a benefit concert on Oct. 18 to raise funds for Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). Featuring The Ray Johnston Band and opening act Signed Out, concert tickets include two drinks and light appetizers.  Tickets can be purchased in advance online at […]

Spicy Honey Chicken

Spicy Honey Chicken

1 cup honey 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/4 cup minced ginger 3 tablespoons minced garlic 1 tablespoon rice vinegar 1 tablespoon sriracha, or to taste 2 pounds bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs Sliced green onions, toasted sesame seeds, and steamed rice for serving In a large bowl, whisk together all ingredients except chicken. Add chicken and […]

New playground ready to enrich lives

New playground ready to enrich lives

WEE CAN ACADEMY — ROSS AVENUE   By Abbie Bauguess Molina Healthcare learned about the Ross Avenue Wee Can’s need for some help, and jumped right in. They donated new equipment and almost 30 volunteers to install and spruce up the preschool playground at Wee Can Academy — Ross Avenue.   The mission of Wee Can […]

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